Painted Life explores the life and work of Lucian Freud, undoubtedly one of Britain's greatest artists. Freud gave his full backing to the documentary shortly before his death. Uniquely, he was filmed painting his last work, a portrait of his assistant David Dawson.
Mini-series about the founder of psychoanalysis - is exemplary British biopic, made with excellent taste and sense of proportion. The authors have highlighted the relationship with Freud's daughter Anna, because of what history has become at once the human dimension. It's no secret that the "great and terrible" doctor himself was from the trauma and clamps, to deal with that, and composed his legendary technique. He was their main patient. Almost all socially useful things can be obtained from a purely personal involvement. And the benefit, at least, the significance of psychoanalysis for the past century - an axiom that does not require proof.
In an interview with the literary magazine "Strand" David Suchet admitted that although Hercule Poirot and remains the main cause of his life, he never eclipse the role of Sigmund Freud, played in mid-1980.
Sigmund Freud - Austrian psychiatrist and founder of the psychoanalytic school in psychology, directions, spreading the theory that much of human behavior is controlled by unconscious motives, have hidden sexual connotations. He became interested in hypnosis and its application to assist the mentally ill. Later he abandoned hypnosis, preferring him to free association and analysis of dreams. These methods became the basis of psychoanalysis. Freud was also interested in what he called "hysteria, and now known as the conversion syndrome. Theories of Freud and used them to treatments caused controversy in Vienna in the XIX century and still remain the subject of heated debate. Freud's ideas are often discussed and analyzed in literary and philosophical works, in addition to the ongoing debate in the scientific and medical literature. He is often called the «father of psychoanalysis»